🇫🇷 AH LA LA! FRENCH PREPOSITION À ....


https://www.instagram.com/reel/CkQxYFyAcZo/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link


🇫🇷 🙌🏼 French is spooky, tricky, and absurd but so good! Here is a French tip for you about the French prepositions “à” versus “en”


✅ The French Academy favors “à vélo” (🚫not “en vélo)

➡️ Tip: if you are inside a vehicle: the French Academy wants you to use the preposition “EN”,

en avion ✈️,

en bateau 🚢,

en voiture 🚘,

en train 🚞,

en bus 🚌


PARIS TIP:📍Visit le Musée Yves Saint Laurent - 5 av Marceau - Paris 16


❤️ Voilà! Easier now, right? I can help you crunch the French grammar and boost your French!

❓🙋‍♀️ What prepositions do not make sense to you?

✅ Email me with any questions and start your French lessons online

with me! French it up!



➡️ A LITTLE GUIDE FOR YOU: À = TO, AT, or IN


À = TO



AU = À + LE (masculine) Je vais au café I am going to the coffee shop

Je vais au cinéma I am going to the movie theater

Je vais au marché I am going to the market

Je vais au Portugal I am going to Portugal



À + LA (feminine) Je vais à la plage I am going to the beach

Je vais à la pharmacies I am going to the pharmacy

Je vais à la boulangerie I am going to the baker shop


À + L’ (same feminine & masculine) Je vais à l'hôpital I am going to the hospital

Je vais à l'Orangerie du Louvre I am going to the Louvre’s Orangerie


AUX (plural) = À + LES Je vais aux Etats-Unis I am going to the States

(same for feminine & masculine)


À = AT


LOCATION Je rentre à l'hôtel. I go back/return at the hotel

Je vais au supermarché I am going to the supermarket